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At the age of 14, she killed her abusive father. Before she pulled the trigger, it hadn’t occurred to her that she would go to jail.
The Wisconsin woman faces first-degree murder charges for the death of the 2-month-old.
“There were all these stories that people needed to read but weren’t engaging with.”
Larry Nassar, the doctor who abused so many young women, will spend the rest of his life in prison.
“I’ve just signed your death warrant,” Judge Rosemarie Aquilina said to the former USA Gymnastics doctor.
Mattie Larson told how the culture of elite gymnastics allowed Nassar to abuse girls for so long.
It came after last week’s brusque attack on victims of sex abuse by the clergy
The home where police found 13 children and young adults held in horrific conditions was listed as a private school.
SYDNEY ― Australia’s child sex abuse Royal Commission on Friday handed over its final report to the government in a move